2021-22 Calendar

Bookkeeping Certificate

The 123-hour Bookkeeping Certificate provides students with the knowledge and skills of the complete bookkeeping cycle, from how to set up a company through the full year's business cycle for computerized accounting systems. In this certificate, students will learn a computerized accounting program, apply their knowledge to spreadsheets, plus gain an indepth understanding of payroll administration.

Admission Requirements

BUAD 111 or OADM 143 or BAC 11 and 12 or a minimum grade of 73% in Accounting 12 or equivalent.

Program Outline

BOOK 100 Spreadsheets for Bookkeeping
BOOK 110 Payroll Administration
BOOK 120 Computerized Accounting

Graduation Requirements

Students must complete each course with a minimum grade of 70% to receive the certificate.

Program Area:

Continuing Studies

Campus (Intake):

  • Distance (Jan, Mar, May, Sep, Nov)
  • Vernon (Jan)
  • Penticton (Jan)
  • Salmon Arm (Jan)




  • Distance/Online
  • Part-Time


2021-22: $1,494
plus applicable textbooks and/or materials


Delivery Style: Online hybrid

Penticton - on campus
Vernon - on campus

Department Website

Okanagan College Calendar: Printed 10/23/2021